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Simms Recalls Wading Staffs

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October 01, 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. – THE U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION, IN COOPERATION WITH THE FIRM NAMED BELOW, TODAY ANNOUNCED A VOLUNTARY RECALL OF THE FOLLOWING CONSUMER PRODUCT. CONSUMERS SHOULD STOP USING RECALLED PRODUCTS IMMEDIATELY UNLESS OTHERWISE INSTRUCTED. IT IS ILLEGAL TO RESELL OR ATTEMPT TO RESELL A RECALLED CONSUMER PRODUCT.
NAME OF PRODUCT: WADING STAFFS
UNITS: ABOUT 3,000
IMPORTER: SIMMS FISHING PRODUCTS, OF BOZEMAN, MONT.
HAZARD: THE WADING STAFF CAN COLLAPSE POSING A FALL HAZARD TO CONSUMERS.
INCIDENTS/INJURIES: NONE REPORTED.
DESCRIPTION: THE RECALLED PRODUCT IS A WADING STAFF USED TO ASSIST IN WADING RIVERS AND STREAMS. THESE STAFFS, OFFERED IN TWO SIZES (52″ & 56″), ARE STERLING SILVER IN COLOR AND ARE IDENTIFIED BY SIMMS ITEM NUMBERS AWS101152 OR AWS101156 (UPC NUMBERS 94264-10102 OR 94264-10103). THE ITEM NUMBER AND UPC NUMBERS CAN BE FOUND ON THE PRODUCT HANG TAG ATTACHED TO THE STAFF AT TIME OF PURCHASE. AFFECTED WADING STAFFS ARE VISIBLY IDENTIFIABLE BY A SILVER CABLE CONNECTOR.
SOLD BY: AUTHORIZED DEALERS NATIONWIDE FROM MARCH 2010 THROUGH JUNE 2010 FOR ABOUT $120.
MANUFACTURED IN: UNITED STATES
REMEDY: CONSUMERS SHOULD IMMEDIATELY STOP USING THE RECALLED PRODUCT AND CONTACT SIMMS FISHING PRODUCTS OR AN AUTHORIZED DEALER TO RECEIVE A FREE REPLACEMENT STAFF OR A FULL REFUND.
CONSUMER CONTACT: FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CONTACT SIMMS FISHING PRODUCTS TOLL-FREE AT (877) 789-6555 BETWEEN 8 A.M. AND 5 P.M. MT MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, VISIT THE FIRM’S WEBSITE AT WWW.SIMMSFISHING.COM, OR EMAIL THE FIRM AT [email protected]
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-06-2010, 11:45 PM
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If you inform people about recall it is better to post the official press release, don't you think so????
You have really made a very educated and well thought comments.....

Anything else would you like to add????
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-07-2010, 11:20 AM
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What kind of outfit is this? I actually had to go to Simms' site to find the photo of the offending cable connector.

http://www.simmsfishing.com/site/wad...g:63.83.70.149

So much for full service . . .
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